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hetchy regional water system. with also generate clean renewable energy for city services like public buses, hospitals, schools, and much more. and finally, we collect and treat all the city's wastewater and stormwater making it safe enough to discharge into the san francisco bay and pacific ocean. >> in 2006 the puc was planning a record number of projects. >> the public utilities commission is a very infrastructure-rich organization. we're out there rebuilding the water system. we've budget working on power generation in the country. we've been doing sewer for the city. we're looking at a brand-new rebuild of all watt systems in san francisco and we haven't had a home that's been other than mental. >> they staff over 900 people. the puc is in two office locations. >> you know, this is such a great place for a building. if the puc owned that building and we could make that the icon i can sustainable building puc represents, wouldn't be a dramatic idea? >> so, one of the major decisions we made was we wanted to make a statement with this building. we wanted this building to be a lead
are -- [applause] we are the most energy abundant country in the world. ten years ago or 12 years ago we were about ready to no longer have natural gas. it's amazing. people were building billion dollar plans to import liquefied natural gas into the country and today we have so much gas. that's because american ingenuity and american technology, a greek immigrant combining the two existing technologies, hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling created the greatest explosion of innovation in the last decade of times certainly competing in the commercialization of the internet. there should be dancing and parade celebrating this incredible thing that we are now on the press at this of being energy secure and all the benefits that have. but unfortunately i guess because much of this has taken place in west texas and north dakota it's not cool. the people i don't know who come there is a committee that decides what school and what is and, so there isn't the kind of celebration that there should be. there should be because this is something that opens up the door for tremendous benefits for our coun
by the department of energy and i support thuous us chief technology officer todd park who is not the cto, but assistant to the president. >> and i'm peter hirschberg, run publicly a dozen hack-a-thon, [speaker not understood], build apps and explore what's possible. >> i'm chris, the co-founder and ceo of 100-plus and we use data from many different sources to try to help people be more healthy in their daily life. >> hi. [speaker not understood]. we're a mapping and location-based analytics platform. and we are working with open data and trying to see how we can turn data into information, data into knowledge, and the kind of decision products. >> hi, i'm john, ceo of motion loft. we're trying to understand how people move around cities and provide that data to the public to build new tools for public safety. >> hi, i'm [speaker not understood] with code for america. we're a peace core for geeks. we're trying to bring talent from the private second for and government to innovate. we work with dozens of citieses across the country and next year we should be working with san francisco whi
we've got to great program planned for you today and keep that energy up. and thank you to lincoln high school. this is going to be a very exciting day as mayor lee and the giants kickoff the campaign. it is our goal along with your hope to keep san francisco clean and beautiful this wonderful city that we love for generations to come. we're going to keep you very attend let's get this program started with a beach blanket babylon with an original song and let's welcome renÉe wilson. ♪ ♪ to keep you clean is why we gather here. it's time for us to care. that's why i'll help our mayor to polish every street with one big giant sweep. oh, whistle why while you work. and carefully together we'll show our pride. just like the giants we will triumph but there's work to do. no litering so make sure you pick up your trash. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ so whistle while you work. we must work hard to reach our goal keep san francisco beautiful. just work don't be a quiter. keep our city all a glitter. san francisco. open your golden gate you've let no stranger wait outside your door. san francisco he
a business that changes the way the world is thinking about thinking about energy friends since. a lot of young people who are starting green and alternative energy companies. we believe we can do through technology in all these ways that are very powerful. they are just not seen. rather they are not seen by everyone else so i think that's part of the challenge that we face. people say we are apathetic and lazy because the activism is not as in-your-face and out there. >> host: i'm sure that is true but there is also this conceived that it's so easy. you can go on line and sign an on line petition or you can tweet something in that counts is that it is in today. is that affair could treat? >> guest: i think that idea has actually been pretty overplayed that somehow people in this generation feel impressed by a tweet and they have changed the world. i don't know anyone who has felt that way. what is happening now is there's greater awareness and accessibility towards political involvement and the involvement in social activity and that is a good thing. you know there are more people who
departments. education and energy, about 73,000 federal employees. >> i think that his budget is reckless and irresponsible. it has no chance of passage. >> i think it is a very good plan. >> i would like to add six federal agencies. >> we have commerce -- books -- energy, hard. [laughter] >> he is just doing a rick perry impression for us to bring back a moment of nostalgia. the a-team is going to be right back with us. more with the a-team leader later in the broadcast. up next, governor cuomo running a helping hand to hollywood. the governor is learning why you don't mess with gun control. not even in new york state. that is coming up next. that is coming up next. and liberal activists preventing before copd... i took my son fishing every year. we had a great spot, not easy to find, but worth it. but with copd making itard to breathe, i thought those days might be over. so my doctor prescribed symbicort. it helps significantly improve my lung function starting within five minutes. symbicort doesn't replace a rescue inhaler for sudden symptoms. with symbicort, today i'm breathing betr.
with you. >> yes, i do. >> what is this? >> that is an energy bar. and it's very shelf stable. it will last in your kit for many years. it will provide you with nourishment, food, and we also have water. >> uh. >> in the kit. first aid supplies in the kit and flashlights and batteries. >> okay. what is this? >> this is a personal hygiene kit we have some comfort kits for things like tooth brushes and wash cloths. >> this that is in the kit? >> this is in the kit. >> we have flashlights, batteries. >> water. >> drinking water. very important. how much water? i always hear different amounts. how much water should we have? >> in most cases, you want a couple of gallons of water per person per day. >> right. >> and that is what you need to survive but it depends on the length of the event, the amount of time you're going to have to have those resources and the amount of time it takes for additional resources to get into the area. that is why the second thing that you can do is understand that you need to have some resources or some plan for how you're going to care for yourself and in those fir
commission, which made -- one man said there was no warning. >> couldn't even sense that type of energy in there. everyone was having fun. everybody had happy faces. reporter: the san francisco police tell us the critically individual stable. the other two individuals do not have life-threatening wounds. police are viewing security videotapes to see if they can identify the shooters. so far they have no suspects. we're live in san francisco. abc7 news. >> ama: a man who was trying to help his mother-in-law during an attempted robbery was shot and killed in san leandro. the 33-year-old man was shot in the chest around 9:00 last night. police say the man's mother-in-law wag outside of her home, unloading items from her vehicle, when two people preached her. one suspect shot the man and then sped away in a dark-colored sedan. >>> a statewide manhunt is on for a san jose man wanted in the stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend. police are looking for juan ramirez. he is accused of the stabbing yesterday afternoon in san jose. investigators released new details today, saying ramirez confronted
more energy to play. if you make a big play, your fans are really into it, all that stuff. i mean, it's going to be a lot of fans there. it's not even going to be our fans, some other teams may stay over to look at the games. i feel like it's all up to us. the fans will not be the ones out there helping us win. it's going to be cal basketball out there helping each other win. we'll be the ones who have to make the play. it's up to us to win. >> cal in the middle of the year was playing the best of anybody in the pac-12. so i think it's hard to judge people and teams and, you know, even based on results in the ncaa tournament. i don't think you can always go by that either. it's difficult to try to figure this stuff out. >> there is a game going on right now inside hp pavilion. oregon leads st. louis by 16. this bodes well for cal, because oregon, like the bears, a pac-12 school and a 12 seed taking on a 4 seed. we'll see if the bucks can finish the deal and if cal can follow suit later. live from san jose, scott reiss, nbc bay area news. >>> just over a week away from the giants openi
for the city's efforts to use renewable energy and protect the environment. >>> cities around the world marked earth hour by switching off lights. a hong kong skyline went dark and in sidney the lights on the harbor bridge went off for an hour to raise awareness about climate change. >>> he shot my child. >> a dramatic 911 call after a shooting that killed a little 13-month-old. the message the mother had for the killer. >>> also, using fake victims to train for a real emergency. the drill today in one contra costa county city. >>> mild weather remains over the bay area at this hour. coming up, what you can expect for this evening and the warmer weather expected tomorrow. >>> and what nasa is now saying about a bright streak of light seen across the east coast sky. . >>> some oakland hills residents got a frightening wake-up call this morning. a tree fell on this tree on oakwood drive in mont claire. the 75 foot high tree hit the car. it blocked traffic for a time. no word on what caused the tree to fall. no one was hurt. >>> in oakland the search is on tonight four the driver who fatally stru
gotten a lot of energy from the crowd. >> despite the loss, fans say it was great to see cal play in the big dance. >> it was awesome. my first time coming into the march madness game and it was a good experience. my birthday, too. that makes it even better. >> i've never seen them play up close in a big game like this so it was cool to see. >> did you have them in your bracket? >> yeah. my bracket is pretty busted now. >> reporter: syracuse will play the winner of tomorrow's game between indiana and temple. orange is now in the sweet 16. live in san jose. nbc bay area news. >> all right. thank you for letting us down easy. >>> rapping for justice, a group of young artists got together. their goal to raise money for the oscar grant foundation. oscar gran was unarmed when he was killed by a b.a.r.t. police officer on new years day in 2009. >> being an activist, she being a raptavist to combine the two so we can better reach out to our youth so they can be better informed through the lyrics of music. in order to transform and encourage them to be politically and socially involved in
our lawmakers have in d.c. look, we have no energy plan. our education system drops in world rankings, we have no jobs plan. we have no plan. we don't even have a budget and yet, these guys are still filling things with pork to get reelected. if you're in private practice and you take money supposed to go to some project and you build a fence around your house, whether that fence is good, makes your house look better and whether your neighbors like it, it's stealing and that's exactly what these guys are doing, it's called pork and it's stealing and shows the character of our congress and it shows why our country is so screwed up. >> brenda: well, gary b, what about digging private wealth for private property owners? what's going on? >> well, i tell you what, brenda, on the one hand we have 85% of americans think there should be a balanced budget. it is in ourlood. i mean, every household tries to balance their budget and some do it better than others and it's certainly a goal and on everyone's mind. i disagree with john with one thing. the he's kind of implying it's the fault of the
with energy... and it gives you what you are looking for to live a more natural life. in a convenient two bar pack. this is nature valley... delicious granola bars made with the best ingredients in nature. nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> inside the 330 rich nightclub the shooting started early this morning and up to the street to the brannon street parking lot. first shot was fired at 1:15. for her safety she did not want to go on camera. >> they were fighting and shooting and running. we sat down by somebody's humer. >> the shooting went on for a while. >> for about 15 minutes. 15 minutes long, nonstop. consistently shooting. >> first tire was flattened by a bullet. san francisco police say three people were wounded. one seriously. he was taken to san francisco general hospital in critical condition. evidence technicians combed the area all morning. officers told us they collected more than 50 pieces of evidence mostly shell casings. bullet holes could be seen in several cars. other witnesses said there were two shooters and whole incident begin with shot. >> a shoving match
of your lives and putting energy into changing how government can serve the people of our county. and that's very impressive and i for one as a citizen of san francisco am very grateful to each and every one of you for doing that. for watching out for me, because that's what you are, each and every one of you, watching out for me and my well-being as well as everyone else in the city. and around the state, thanks to the california civil grand jury association, we have 58 groups that do the same and help people experience government at a higher level and have government work for them. so, thanks to the california civil grand jury association for doing that, for making that work for us. and on behalf of state senator leno, i have the privilege of presenting the certificate of recognition to the california civil grand jury association. and with our thanks and great appreciation. >> thank you so much. >> thank you. (applause) >> as absolved a group as we may be, we cannot forget that this gathering is primarily to recognize that we're all but citizens of this great state, and that we all bear
effective. >> great advice, doctor, thank you for joining us. >> thank you so much. >>> energy drinks are loaded with stimulants. and we've told you that there are health concerns about these. well, this week one company, monster, said it is revamping its labels to include caffeine content. in part that's because they decided to market the drink as a plain old beverage, no longer a dietary supplement. about 180 milligrams of caffeine in a 16-ounce can. for context that's more than triple what's in a coke. the big can incidentally 24 ounces has about the same as a medium starbucks. we know caffeine stimulates the central nervous system, it can raise your blood pressure, cause irregular heart rhythms as well, some people will be more susceptible but most people will be just fine. monster warns susceptible people to avoid the product and warns away children and pregnant women. the fda hasn't said any product was responsible for any deaths or health issues for that matter. top stories just minutes away. also coming up, the danger in the medicine cabinet. i'm going to reveal the biggest so
of energy. is that correct? >> that's right. it is quite clearly depicted within the gospel that mary had a vision at the tomb. this vision involved an angel. jesus himself had taught that resurrection involved people becoming like angels. he said this very openly in the gospel according to mark. mary and jesus were entirely on the same wavelength where it concerned resurrection. at a later period, the view of resurrection became more and more physical, but it is interesting that the earlest writer to speak of the resurrection who is st. paul also agrees with mary magdalene and jesus. he says that the resurrection has to be understood as spiritual and not as physical. >> you know what your word are awakening here. they awaken the thought of where is the body? where did jesus' corpse go? it is not reanimated corpse we know about or we should be knowing about in the resurrection. to say nothing about how this shatters the belief of so many christians everywhere, right? >> that's exactly the case. what i would like to assure those who believe in a physical resurrection is that within the gos
. it is offgassing and reflecting all the energy. >> in the middle, we are waiting to see if the fire spreads. it is spreading from the one end down. >> the second one has the same material for exposure. it is comparing two buildings with the same protection, against two buildings with the same protection for the main fire building, one for exposure and next to it. the second one is catching. >> we have environmental factors effecting this. we have wind blowing in a certain direction. the exposure on the one next to it not really any heat. this is a good demonstration. >> the interesting deal right off the bat is that one burned down and this one -- >> has yet to ignite. >> i see spoke. >> just the products inside that are burning. >> wow. very exciting. >> so i can imagine -- i'm with the building department, there are real implication for providing fire resistive safety in buildings if we can figure out how to properly apply it and make sure people don't cut holes in it. >> there are fire service and dynamics that go there. the building industry and manufacturers love the late weigh
trouble is the king in? i know there have beenprotests, price of energy and so on. >> he has a financial crisis and he's vocally opposed by the muslim brotherhood and no longer has the backing of the tribe, traditional-- >> he's flooded from refugees and as is lebanon. >> paul: a good indication of how our stepping back has created problems for everyone there. questions surrounding president obama's controversial pick to lead the labor department. did thomas perez work behind the scenes to prevent the supreme court from ruling on ♪ [ female announcer ] hey ladies, you love it, you gotta have it. cinnamon toast crunch. 'cause that cinnamon and sugar is so irresistible. [ slurps ] [ chuckles ] everybody craves those crazy squares. michael, tell us why you used to book this fabulous hotel? well you can see if the hotel is pet friendly before you book it, and i got a great deal without bidding. and where's your furry friend? oh, i don't have a cat. now you can save up to 50% during priceline's spring hotel sale use promo code spring for additional savings on all express deals, including pe
the popular celebration, families paint each other and toss colored water and powders that represent energy, life, and joy. on sunday, western christians observe palm sunday. it marks the beginning of holy week -- days of prayers and services, among them holy thursday and good friday, all leading up to the celebration of easter, next sunday. >>> this coming monday night, passover begins. jews remember their ancestors' deliverance from slavery in egypt, and their wandering for 40 years in the desert until, finally, they reached the promised land. we have a story today about jews going to arches national park in utah to commemorate passover and the exodus by walking in the desert, just as jews did in biblical times. our guide was rabbi jamie korngold, also known as "the adventure rabbi." >> the desert is absolutely the right place to be telling this story. the core of this story is that the israelites went down to egypt as a family. they come out, 600,000 people, and then they wander in the wilderness and become a nation. it's in the wilderness where they meet god. it's in the wilderness wher
's. frankly, i did not anticipate winning. i was stunned. i sat there with the energy and intensity of what this meant to so many people. the city attorney is having a press conference. come down stairs. i got caught up in that moment. i was talking about the history of the rights movement. if you like it or not, over the objections of the majority, we fight for the minorities. the rift went there. it was used effectively. >> scott: living through history. >> remarkable. we ultimately as dr. king said, we eventually get it right. in this respect, the words were wrong. they were inartful. the majority is not necessarily there. i think now a majority of americans are on same-sex marriage. >> scott: thanks so much. >> thanks for having me. >> scott: the court of public opinion is shifting in favor of marriage equality. a recent poll found that 61% of californians now support same-sex marriage. 32% oppose it. politicians now on both sides of the aisle speak out in gay marriage. i spoke with andrew pugno from washington, d.c. he is part of the legal team defending proposition 8. andy pugno, welc
, one of the biggest factors when it comes to putting energy in our car. instead of more taxes and more taxes, w not try a tiny bit of freedom and privatize some of the roads. it's done all over europe. that way the costs are borne by the people who use the facility, not sent to washington to hand out to their constituents. >> what do you think, wayne? >> i think it's a great idea. i'm not against this tax. i think a 1-cent tax that actually goes into a highway trust fund, the key word is trust, so it won't get you know, watered out some where. >> the highway trt fund is going broke in two years. you want to keep feeding that beast? >> no. january a than, if you run it on a budget it won't be. i said i'm for it if it's a trust fund meaning there is a budget. >> let me -- >> let me finish. let me make a point about defazio. he raised this in conjunction with job creation. it has nothing to do with job creation. if he wants to talk about job creation talk about that but don't talk about a tax on highways as part of a job creation bill. that's dumb. >> let's bring to the table, tracy. >> y
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their energy whether donations are going to washington so you see an explosion of support for the campaign that sclc was not prepared to do with. the often did things by the seat of their pants and it worked out but they add as a major campaign to bring thousands of people to washington d.c. building the encampment on the national mall to house those people and run a small city all while trying to mourn the death of their friend and a leader. it becomes obvious how difficult this will be as the campaign moves forward. and a series of caravans' brings people across the country from the pacific northwest and southwest and the south to bring folks across the country to washington to descend on congress and did ministration to say you need to take property seriously. here is example number one probably the most famous caravan that brought people to d.c. a classic symbol of southern poverty of black-and-white sharecropping. one of the rallies that happens later but what is interesting is while this is the most important symbols of the pork people's campaign, it is misleading because it reinforc
and more energy. the world needs more energy. where's it going to come from? ♪ that's why right here, in australia, chevron is building one of the biggest natural gas projects in the world. enough power for a city the size of singapore for 50 years. what's it going to do to the planet? natural gas is the cleanest conventional fuel there is. we've got to be smart about this. it's a smart way to go. ♪ >>> "sunday spotlight" is next, right after the "sunday funnies." >> there he is, filling it out. everyone watches him do everything. obama picked indiana, louisville, florida state. to reach the final four. he had indiana to win. republicans blocked that. >>> we're learning more and more about the new pope, pope francis i, interesting, i read that he turned to the priesthood after he was dumped by his childhood sweetheart. dumped by his sweetheart. you know what that means? we could one day expect to see pope taylor swift. see pope taylor swift. [ female announcer ] going to sleep may be easy, but when you wake up in the middle of the night it can be frustrating. it's hard to turn off
] it balances you... [ water crashing ] ...it fills you with energy... and it gives you what you are looking for to live a more natural life. in a convenient two bar pack. this is nature valley... delicious granola bars made with the best ingredients in nature. nature valley. nature at its most delicious. no matter how many times the chp goes out looking for this woman tried to jump back into the non carpool when she saw the officer and was immediately flagged over i'm out with officer moore of the hayward office of the california highway patrol, now normally officer moore would be out on his motorcycle looking for violators but he got stuck with me on this day the driver claimed she was in a rush to pick up a friend from the hospital nats: was it an emergency turns she was never issued a drivers license so the officer takes her car keys and after giver her the ticket tells her nats: unfortunately we are going to have to tow your car ad seconds after writing that ticket watch the brown mercedes try to sneak out of the carpool lane nat: go ahead a pull over there right in front of my patrol c
, and the energy grid. but civil engineers say that investment is not enough. but 2020 the infrastructure will need $3.6 trillion. that would get us to a b grade, which is adequate for now, but the american society of civil engineers projected the u.s. will spend just $2 trillion, leaving a $1.6 trillion gap. i want to bring in michael grun wald and ken rogoff. also the author of the new new deal, the hidden story of change in the obama era. ken rogoff is a professor at harvard and a former chief economist at the international monetary fund. gentleman, welcome. michael, i want to start with you. when i tell my viewers, when i tell them about investing, i say pick a goal. we should think about investing in infrastructure in the same way. what do you mean? >> i think that's right. as you mentioned the obama stimulus did pour about $150 billion into our infrastructure and its build america bonds was a hidden stimulus inside the stimulus put in another $180 billion. that's a start. that's how you start to create the sort of strong infrastructure that makes people want to make our economy more competiti
. now every day is a top-down day. that's the power of german engineering. it fills you with energy... and it gives you what you are looking for to live a more natural life. in a convenient two bar pack. this is nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> and we're back with our roundtable. we'll get reaction to the gun debate in a few minutes, but i want to talk about gay issue coming up before the supreme court this week in our roundtable here to discuss it. look at polling, ralph reed, about americans' views about same-sex marriage, and if we put it up here it's worth paying attention to. 58% support it. in 2006 it was 36%. and the opposition is completely flipped. now 36% oppose it only and 58% opposed it back in 2006. is this country and therefore the supreme court poised to accept gay and lesbian marriage as true marriage equality? >> well, i wouldn't build a house on one poll. that same abc poll that everybody has made a big deal out of this week just a couple of months ago, it was 51%-47% for the same-sex marriage and against, basically, the jump ball. we have a poll in
. but of course i have the energy saving lightbulbs. the energy saver lippold saves as much electricity -- saves as much carbon in a year is moving to a walkable neighborhood space in a week. so the whole gadget discussion, what can i buy this around discussion. where can i live and how can i live to contribute less than the answers the city. this is fundamentally the opposite of the american eight.us. from jefferson on. cities are the morals, health and freedom of man. if they pile up pile upon ourselves as they do in europe, we shall take to eating one another as they do there. i was jefferson. i continue to make sense back in the 1700s but we have the country to spread out in the biggest transportation was fertilizer. that's not the case now. so all three of these are longer discussion. but they are all national crises. it's only going to get tougher. a national health crisis which is bankrupt and if any prebuilt to clear a couple weeks ago, global warming is beginning to think systematically. now we're talking about mitigating it. thus we have the better off we are in the more we become an u
division courses. since then she focused her energies and work to lead project that lead greater numbers of women and girls in advance calculus and statistics classes. but also really responsible for a great increase in the ap exam scores at washington high. she also frequently encourages her former students, young women to share their experiences working in the math related careers from her classes to their work in the industries as well. really supporting equality and gender equity in tomorrow's work force as well. i wanted to thank dennis kelly from the teachers union and linda plaque who i believe are here that stand behind our math teachers in the school district as well. she also helped to organize the expanding your horizons conference which is an outreach program designed to meet the potential needs of young female students in career field, predominantly performed by men through hands on experience. she creates programs. she shows through example and she nurtures and supports her students. overall her work has boosted the confidence, nurtured and actively supported young women in
of programs like the city's recent ban on plastic shopping bags, efforts to promote solar energy, and the city's comprehensive composting program, this year san francisco was named earth hour city capitol for the u.s. i talked to the earth hour ceo by skype from singapore. >> managers would say, save money by cutting the power you're using and make your city a better place to live in, which is what san francisco has done. reporter: and san francisco joined other cities around the world with lights out. at 8:30 local time in sidney, australia, they darkened the bridge, and the house of parliament in london went out. the switching the lights off for an hour are to encourage the public. >> we hoped people would think about earth hour, hour by hour, every day. >> ama: one of the problems of achieving a clean environment is underscored by a new united nations study. incredibly, the study found more people around the world have access to cell phones than to a working toilet. u.s. officials say this goes to the heart of human dignity for billions of people. >> if you plan on buying an ipad, make sure
energy for the rest of the day. it was a great way to start my day. i think the court still enjoys the privilege of having the exercise class early in the morning. >> host: will you stay and signed some books for everyone? >> guest: not everyone there are too many people. but i will stay for as long as i can. okay? all right. it has been nice. thank you. [applause] spinet we're at the see pat conference in washington d.c. with the former lieutenant governor of new york to put out a book called beating obamacare and she is holding the health care law. >> all 2,572 pages. i read this so you don't have to and beating obamacare is a walk through of the next 18 months. it is not a political book but a guide to help you avoid the land mines of the consequences and body blows over the next 18 months. >> the first to take effect but those who get coverage from their job are being hit and told we are dropping your coverage or pushing new down to part-time status because the law says they have to offer coverage the one size fits all package which is twice as much as they currently offers of
coordinates spur's work in five major policy areas. green buildings, water supply, wastewater, energy and climate change. prior to joining spur laura worked for the u.s. environmental protection agency office of inspector general where she conducted research and analysis that produced recommendations for the epa to better manage environmental problems. in this position she worked on a va right of policy issues such as enforcing the clean water act and managing electronic waste. she previously worked for the northern forest center on rural development and conservation in the northeast. in addition to her many professional accomplishments, laura has always been very involved and engaged district 4 residents and really happy to learn recently that she is a neighbor practically of mine. she served as a district 4 representative on the puc citizens advisory board for three years. she spent two years on the advisory council of the department of the environment's initiative called bc3, the business council on climate change. and she is currently on the board of friends of the urban forest. a
think would be absolutely wonderful, her energy and excitement about this particular job could really help do some great things. and i also really was impressed with what susan -- susanne berg had to say as well as jonathan. so, you know, it doesn't mean that i wasn't equally impressed with the other candidates, but as you can see, this is a challenge because i think the city would be well served with any of those candidates for so many different reasons. so, i am really -- and i've got to say as a big part of why i wanted to even be supervisor in the first place is accountability. oftentimes we lose at the hands of folks who have mismanaged and misused funds that were intended for good, like in the case of the school, the school board, the bond that passed for the schools. and the misuse of those funds years ago, and the fact that mr. bowen understands -- he has that history and understanding of some institutional knowledge and he brings that to the table. and i think that helps to create , you know, better transparency and oversight. and also with mr. alloy who is actually in there
shopping bags, efforts to promote solar energy, and the city's comprehensive composting program, this year san francisco was named earth hour city capitol for the u.s. i talked to the earth hour ceo by skype from singapore. >> managers would say, save money by cut you're usi power you're using and make your city a better place to live in, which is what san francisco has done. reporter: and san francisco joined other cities around the world with lights out. at 8:30 local time in sidney, australia, they darkened the bridge, and the house of parliament in london went out. the switching the lights off for an hour are to encourage the public. >> we hoped people would think about earth hour, hour by hour, every day. >> ama: o problems of achieving a clean environment is underscored by a new united nations study. incredibly, the study found more people around the world have access to cell phones than to a working toilet. u.s. officials say this goes to the heart of human dignity for billions of people. >> if you plan on buying an ipad, make sure you're actually getting an ipad. several fake tabl
. [ applause ] >> all right, is there high-energy today? fantastic. a couple of other colleagues, peers in the city family, tom, who is our arts commission executive director. thank you for joining us. we have a partnership in the arts commission that every new building has public art. i don't know if our artist for north beach is here, bill fontana, we're excited about his work and the opportunity to have beautiful art as part of the project. so bill, thank you. also, we talked about how important access is to our neighborhood libraries and today we have our acting director in the mayor's office of disability, carla johnson. carla. thank you for joining us. thank you for being here today. [ applause ] our next supervisor who also does not need much of an introduction because he is at every single library opening. a terrific staunch supporter and advocate for public libraries supervisor scott wiener. thank you for joining us [ applause ] . >> thank you, luis and congratulations on this great day moving forward. i go to library openings partly because mine were done by the time i took
and created real products within a few months. that is being rolled out at education, energy, treasury, u.s. aid, other agencies as well. these programs are celebrating the use of open data and hopefully will provide some additional support. i think there are even folks here who have been part of these events. we're excited for that continued support and hope you can all join this initiative in the neutral. -- future. >> so, earlier you were talking a little about kind of how san francisco came in in terms of actually ading the officer. more broadly how do you think san francisco compares and what are some of the other cities that are doing really well in terms of open data? >> i should be clear. when san francisco is third, we have a pact. i'll add to that actually. what's great in san francisco is there is not just going to be a chief data officer. there is also the office of civic innovation. jay's team, shannon's team. by having both of those units in place i think there is going to be a really powerful team. because you can't just open up the data. you have to do things like this, wh
, their energy, their ambition lways gives me hope. and i see the same spirit in the young people here today. i believe that you will shape our future and given the ties etween our country i believe our future is bound to ours. inaudible] >> this is part of the lively debate that we talked about. his is good. i have to say we actually arranged for that because it ade me feel at home. i wouldn't feel comfortable if i didn't have at least one he cannler. -- heckler. i would like to focus on how we -- and when i say we in particular young people -- can work together to make progress in three areas that will define our times. security, peace, and rosperity. let me begin with security. i am proud that the security relationship between the united states and israel has never been stronger. never. more exercises between our military, more exchanges among our political and military and intelligence officials than ever before, the largest program to date to help you retain your qual tative military edge. these are the facts, these aren't my opinions. these are facts. but to me this is not simply measured
of the party and the vision of the party. but it is going on. >> as the party failed to harness the energy and enthusiasm of people who identify with the tea party? >> i do not think so. we control the house today because of the tea party. we gained because we had these new voters. i came into the republican party in 1984 from the democratic party. i was a reagan democrat. i changed, and at that time there was a lot of friction inside the party from these conservative democrats from the south and ethnic democrats in the northeast and midwest coming into the republican party, and we won. in 1994, a lot of perot voters were coming in. we'd won here we have had this tea party coming in, and there is friction, but we won the in the midterm. i think we will win again in the next midterm. i do not think friction inside a party is a sign of dynamism, and the fact is over time this friction will ease a little bit and the focus will be on how to weave when against democrats. >> if force is good, it is overrated. i am glad that it is you all. in 1976 -- the reagan wing of the party took over, and th
of energy behind this so people are responding. we're working with local corporate counsel to put together a fund-raising program. the person helping us put on the 75th anniversary working with the national parks conservancy which had a nice balance of companies that participated and individuals. so, i think we have the right model for this and i'm incredibly grateful for his support. >> has he won any pledges? >> he has a number of verbal commitments, yes, he does. >> and an amount? >> i would say they total right now just over $2 million in verbal commitments. and it's our job to take those verbal commitments and translate them into tangible assets for the companies to see the value. i'll walk you down the example. >> do you know who it's from, are you able to say? >> we have not signed the projects so it wouldn't be prudent. we can go through the process. they're local companies, people deeply committed to the success. >> thank you. >> supervisor mar had a question relative to the transition of the payment in commission into a loan. you know, as chairman referred to, this has been an ev
economist at the federal energy regulatory commission. finally, we have with us mr. william mcgee. journalist, writer, and consumer advocate for consumers union. of former editor in chief the report travel letter and a member of the department transportation future of aviation the advisory committee. thank you for appearing before our subcommittee today. i would ask all witnesses to rise and raise their right hand as i administer the oath. testimonyirm that the you are about to give the committee will be the whole truth, the truth, and nothing but the truth, so help you, god? thank you. now we will begin our testimony with mr. thomas horton. >> thank you. i appreciate the invitation to testify and what did you would like to explain why this merger will have a positive outcome for customers, people, and financial stakeholders. thanks to the extraordinary efforts of our people who are with us here today, we are on the verge of completing one of the most successful corporate restructurings ever. andave renegotiated leases optimized fleet facilities and achieve certain stability with
. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ >>> you testified she had the gun in her mouth. i screamed no. they kill me for telling the truth. >> i knew phil specter played there by al pacino. i always thought he was at least half crazy. i will tell you some of the stories if we have time. he was also a genius who produced songs like to know him is to love him. you lost that loving feeling. let it be by the beatles and a ton of pop rock classics from the 1960s. he was always a weirdo and in 2003 he was accused of killing his girlfriend with a single shot to the face at point blank range. his lawyers including our friend linda kenny baden argued that clarkson killed herself. on sunday night, hbo has a spectacular murder out about the murder and the trial stars al pacino and the great hell lin miron playing linda baden. she is married to
been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them. ...it's my job to look after it. ♪ >>> the supreme court will hear two landmark cases involving same-sex marriage tuesday and people are already lining up outside of the high court hoping to hear the arguments. one of the cases is the challenge to the defense of marriage act which prohibits the federal recognition of gay marriage and the other is a challenge to california's proposition 8 a ban of gay marriage which was approved by an act. and this is what one says by former president bill clinton, as the president who signed the act into law, i have come to believe that doma is not accurate. i have asked jeffrey toobin to explain this. >> all we can say is that president clinton believes it was a mistake and whatever justification he had in 1996 was not good enough, and he, like virtually the entire democratic party now, repudiates it a
like the city's recent ban on plastic shopping bags, efforts to promote solar energy and the city's comprehensive composting program, this year san francisco was named earth hour city capital for the u.s. i talked to ceo randy from singapore. >> save money by cutting the power you are using and make your city a better place to live in, which is pretty much what san francisco has done. >> and san francisco joined other cities around the world with lights out. at 8:30 local time in sidney, australia, they threw the switch on the harbor bridge. in tokyo japan the tech yeah tower went dark and the house of london the lights went out. this is to encourage the public to do the same. >> we actually were hoping that people might think about earth hour, hour by hour every day. >> abc7 news. >>> if you are planning on buying an ipad you might want to make sure you are actually getting an ipad. several fake tablets have been sold to unsuspecting customers at legitimate stores. a massachusetts woman said the one she bought from a boston wal-mart was really a plastic cube shaped like an ipad.
there are 19 roughly million saudis and eight to 9 million foreigners in the kingdom. because energy is subsidized and cheap, people waste it. and it has now become again a subject in the saudi press and discussed among saudis that what's going to happen if we continue to use more, and we're blessed to export come and its exports of oil to fund our lifestyle. now, it is possible that the government will find a way to tell people we're going to cut the subsidies, but in this post arab spring environment, they are inclined to take things some people. and the country is $500 billion in foreign reserves, so it's hardly broke, but there are saudis financial institutions who estimate that the government spending will exceed government revenues by 2014. goes after the arab spring when king abdullah came home from back surgery, he passed out $130 billion to the society on top of a $180 billion annual budget. so more money for students stipends, more money to the religious establishment, more money to everyone, and created a minimum-wage for the first time for saudis. obviously, not for forei
-- i think that the analogy made to abortion is quite instructive. the energy with ruth bader ginsburg this morning. one of the problems with the way abortion has evolved as an issue was that it was disarticulated from broader reproductive justice issues. so that abortion sort of became like a consumer right that an individual could purchase approximate she could afford it. >> yep. >> other people would lose the right because it wasn't understood as a matter of justice. it was understood as a kind of consumer right. with marriage, the same danger is there. that the legal right to access to marriage as it now exists is kind of the end point. even though we won't get there now, we'll get there eventually. rather than understanding that a broader way of recognizing household and partnership rights beyond marriage only is a substantive goal of our social movement. >> that is exactly what i want to come back on. because the freedom to marry ought not to be an imperative to marry. as we come back, there are new folks jumping on the bandwagon every day. welcome aboard hillary. nice to have yo
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